The Library Board meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 5pm at the library.
Members are appointed by the Mayor for four year terms.

Board Members:
  • President Karen Cook
  • Vice-President Bob Dougherty
  • Secretary/Treasurer Irma Bish
  • Janet Hadlock
  • Flora Fielder
  • Lucy Christian
  • Avanelle Rankin

Longton Public Library


The Longton Public Library is located at 512 Kansas Ave.
Hours are:  Tuesday - Friday 2pm to 5pm
Phone #  620.642.6012   Fax # 620.642.6012
email:  longtonbooks@yahoo.com
website:  Longton.mykansaslibrary.org

Longton Public Library proudly serves patrons of Longton and the surrounding area in Elk County.  The Library offer books in all genres, five(5) computers for patrons use, all with high speed internet.  The Library is the town's Wi-Fi hotspot.  Also available at the Library are DVD and VHS movies to be checked out.
The Library is a member of the State Library of Kansas Interlibrary Loan. The Interlibrary Loan can help you get those books, articles and other items you can't find here at the Longton Library or on the Internet.  Just let us know your material requests via email, telephone or in person at the library.

The Longton Library is on Facebook!  Look for us Longton Readers or the Longton Public Library We would love to have you join us there!

We are always interested in your tax-deductible donations of books or movies in good to great condition.  We also accept tax-deductible cash donations.  Please help support your local library!


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